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One Prayer Away

4.28  ·  Rating Details ·  87 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews

Mitchell Andrews made a bad mistake.  His failure to cope made it worse.  He turned to alcohol, and his angry outbursts drove his wife away--but it drove him to find Christ, sobriety, and newfound hope.  He attempts to win back the love of his life, but the mistakes of his past threaten to undo his second chance.  Will he come undone at his weakest moment, or will God give

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Published September 1st 2009 by Moody Publishers (first published September 1st 2006)
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Desiree Watson
This book was soooo good! Mitchell and Virtue were doing good until Mitchell's grandparents who raised him passed away. The family blames Mitchell and he takes a downward turn. He begins to drink and beat Virtue. She leaves him and moves on.

Chris has a business that he is trying to run when his father passes away and he is left to run it. When he hires Mitchell it is one of the best decisions he has made, not only are they business partners but they become close friends.

Lisa, who is Chris's fi
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Adrienna
This book covers topics like alcoholism that leads to physical and mental abuse casted upon his wife (what he loves) because of sudden tragic events. In the early chapters, things were a bit rushed to me and incidents thrown at me and had to reread it twice the first 30+ pages to make sure I got it. Overall, it is a good story.

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Jackie
This is such a good book! A story of deliverance and forgiveness that grabs you at the onset and flows flawlessly. Alcoholism, several forms of abuse, infidelity and lying are just a few of the issues touched upon; and though forgiveness is ultimately granted the seriousness of the issues isn't downplayed. Looking forward to reading more of her books.
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Jul 18, 2012 Reader rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This is a very good book that deals with the important issues, of alcoholism, domestic abuse, and forgiveness from a Christian perspective. I really enjoyed it. This is the first book I've read by this author, but I may check out some of her other books later on.
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Mar 12, 2013 Satintiffany23 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I really enjoyed this book! The end put me in such a good mood. The very next day after finishing this book I went in search for another book by Kendra Norman Bellamy. Im currently reading In Greene Pastures.
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Apr 20, 2008 Vanessa rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
If you don't have it, you should get it and start it today.
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I loved this book! The plot, the many different trials that each character endured; this book was great from start to finish.. Is there a sequel?
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